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How can we help you today?
Need help? Browse our FAQs or contact us.
The Big Questions
Sniip is the easy way to pay. Turn your smartphone into the ultimate bill payment experience. Sniip is a free mobile app that allows you to store your credit and debit cards to pay a bill in less than 10 seconds!
Using Sniip’s scan-to-pay feature you can create digital bills and pay them directly from your mobile phone. Once registered, you simply scan a Sniip QR code or a BPAY code and confirm your payment using Touch ID/Face ID or a 4-digit PIN. Sniip makes paying bills quick, easy and convenient.
Sniip is for anyone who wants to save time paying bills and manage them electronically.
Absolutely! Sniip is free to download and paying with Sniip is easier than paying directly via the service provider’s website*.
*Credit card surcharges are at the discretion of the service provider and may apply to Sniip transactions. Please check the fine print on your bill or with your service provider.
Sniip has a number of Queensland based council and utility providers that have Sniip as a payment option. Look out for the circular Sniip QR code on these bills.
On top of that, you can now scan BPAY codes. Look out for the BPAY biller codes and reference numbers to scan.
Sniip has also partnered with Australia Post to bring you more payment opportunities than ever before. You can pay selected Australia Post billers via the Sniip® App by scanning the Post Billpay barcode.
To create an account with Sniip, you will need to download the app. Once you have downloaded the app, click sign up. You can sign up using your social accounts, email or mobile. Select how you want to sign up and follow the prompts.
To add a payment method, click the menu button in the top left-hand corner and click ‘Payment Methods’. Click the + in the top right-hand corner and follow the prompts.
Firstly, locate a BPAY code or Sniip QR code usually located on the bottom of your bill – this can be an electronic pdf on your computer or a paper bill.
Open the scanner in the Sniip® app by click ‘Scan’. Position the code in the middle of the guides and ensure you have sufficient lighting. Sniip will recognise the code and prompt you to add your bill.
Once you have added your bill, click ‘Pay’. Confirm your payment information and complete your purchase with your Touch ID/Face ID or 4-digit PIN. Alternatively, you can set a calendar reminder or schedule a future payment. It’s that easy.
Sniip is partnered with selected billers that use the Sniip branded QR codes, therefore not all bills have a Sniip QR code, click here.
On the bills where you cannot locate Sniip’s QR code, you can now scan with BPAY. We support most billers, expect those who have a high to medium risk profile due to their biller category (e.g gambling, lottery, charities). If you believe you should be able to pay any of these billers that are restricted, please contact Sniip and we will evaluate these billers individually.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you are having difficulties scanning your bill, try some of the following troubleshooting steps:
- Make sure there is ample light,
- Try holding your phone closer/further away from the code
- Clean your phone camera lens
- Make sure there are no creases on the paper you are scanning or;
- If using a computer screen to scan – Make sure the display has high enough resolution to display the code correctly.
Make sure you are scanning a Sniip® QR code. If you continue experiencing difficulties, please contact Sniip support at email@example.com.
Yes! Sniip does have the ability to process Amex and Diners. However currently, it depends on whether the biller accepts Amex or Diners as a form of payment. Once a bill has been added, all accepted payment methods will be displayed.
If you lose your phone, don’t worry, your credit card details remain secure. Simply download the Sniip® App on another device, log in and you will be able to continue using Sniip.
You will need to login into your Sniip account and remove that card from your payment methods. Simply navigate to ‘Payment Methods’ in your side menu and click ‘Remove payment method’. This will remove the card permanently from the app.
Sniip is unable to issue refunds. All refunds must be initiated by the biller, please contact them directly to request a refund.
Yes! If you already have the app installed on your mobile device you can manage your bills from anywhere.
If you are wanting to install Sniip whilst overseas you will need to make sure your App store country is set to Australia.
Yes! Sniip is always working to bring new features to its users. Once you have a bill inside your Sniip app, opens your Bill Details click on the clock icon and schedule payments from there. You can edit the amount and schedule multiple payments towards the same bill
Our system does not know when you have paid your bill outside of Sniip. So if you have paid your bill by other methods, this will be something you need to keep track of. If you are unsure of the amount that remains on your bill, please contact your biller.
Once you have overpaid a bill, your account will go into credit. You have 2 options:
- Wait until the credited amount is deducted from your next bill
- Contact the biller to request a refund
Due to risk profile of certain billers, Sniip has initially restrict certain sectors.
Theses categories include:
Remittance Service Provider
Charities & Non-For Profits
Pay Day Lenders
Foreign Exchange Currencies
Securities & Derivatives
Managed Investment Schemes
International Business Operations
International Students or Travel Products
Hiring and Leasing
Banking and Finical institutions
If you believe you should be able to pay any of these billers, please contact Sniip and we will evaluate these billers individually.
Absolutely! Sniip ensures all payment data entered into a Sniip application or transmitted as part of a transaction is managed with the highest level of security.
Your credit card data is encrypted and securely stored. Credit/debit card details are only sent to verified 3rd party payment gateways at the time of payment.
Payments are processed directly by the service provider, Sniip never holds any money.
Sniip only shares your personal information with the service provider you make payments with for reconciliation purposes. We never share your information with any other 3rd party.
Yes. Sniip is certified Tier 1 PCI DSS Compliant. This is the same standard that an Australian bank must comply with.
Sniip uses the same payment gateway the biller uses. However, each biller may have different transfer time-frames.
Not currently, but we are always working to bring new features to the app and it’s users.
Yes! Once you add your bill, simply amend the amount to be paid and partially pay your bill.
Yes. After a successful payment you will get a transaction receipt which is stored in your history tab. This receipt can be emailed from the app.
If your payment fails, please check your card details are correct and up to date. As your information is securely stored, you will only be able to view the last 4 digits of your card. You may need to delete your current card in ‘Payment Methods’ and re-enter the card details.
We currently support most devices running:
- iOS 10 or later
- Android 6.0 or later
Yes! Sniip supports both Touch ID and Face ID, as long as your mobile device does.
If you are logged in to your account and wish to change your password, click on the menu button in the top left-hand corner and navigate to ‘Account’. Select ‘Change Password’ and follow the prompts.
If you are logged out of your account and wish to reset your password, click on the log in button. Select Mobile or Email and click ‘Forgot your password?’ Follow the prompts to reset your Password.
To reset your PIN, click on the menu button in the top left-hand corner and navigate to ‘Account’. Select ‘Change PIN’ and follow the prompts.
Please email Sniip at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can permanently delete your account, then simply uninstall the app.
To remove a payment method, click the menu button in the top left-hand corner and click ‘Payment Methods’. Navigate (by swiping) to the payment method you want to remove. Click ‘Remove payment method’ – a confirmation alert will be displayed. Click ‘remove’.
You can shared your bill with your allocated email address. When you have a bill open, click on the more options icon in the top right-hand corner. Select ‘Email to me’ and a confirmation alert will be displayed. Click ‘Send email’. The bill has now been sent to your account email and can be forwarded from there to any recipients’ email.
If you have deleted your bill, you can rescan the original bill or if you no longer have the original, please email Sniip at email@example.com and we can recover it.
Go paperless and choose to receive your bills straight into Sniip®. Get a push notified when new bills arrive, and have them stored in your To Do list until they’re paid, so you’ll never miss a payment again!
If you are unable to register for m-Billing this is because your council doesn’t support our m-Billing service yet. Please contact your council and express your interest in using Sniip® to receive future bills via your mobile.
To remove an m-Billing subscription, click the menu button in the top left-hand corner and click ‘m-Billing subscriptions’. Click ‘Remove’ on the selected subscription.
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